Hatten, Jeff

Assistant Professor

Office Location: 
Peavy 279
Email Address: 

PhD, 2007, Forest Resources, University of Washington

BS, 1999, Environmental Science, Western Washington University

Areas of Interest: 

Soil productivity, effects of fire on soil, impact of silviculture on sediment transport and water quality.

Graduate Students: Adrian Gallo (MS), Francisco Guerrero-Bolano (PhD), Kristin Richardson (MS), Maxwell Taylor (MS)

Recent Publications: 

Tesi T., S. Miserocchi, F. Acri, Langone L., A. Boldrin, J.A. Hatten, and S. Albertazzi. 2013  Flood-driven transport of sediment, particulate organic matter, and nutrients from the Po River watershed to the Mediterranean Sea. (in press) Journal of Hydrology.  498: 144-152. doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2013.06.001

Brewer, N., A. Smith, J. Hatten, P. Higuera, A. Hudak, R. Ottmar , W. Tinkham , R. Kremens.  2013.  Fuel Moisture Influences on Fire-altered Carbon in Masticated Fuels: An Experimental Study. Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences 118: 30-40.  doi:10.1029/2012JG002079 

Choi, B., J.A. Hatten, J.C. Dewey, A.W. Ezell, and K. Otsuki.  Accepted – Fall, 2013 anticipated publish date.  Effect of timber harvesting on stormflow characteristics in headwater streams of managed, forested watersheds in the Upper Gulf Coastal Plain of Mississippi. Journal of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University. 

Goñi, M., J.A. Hatten, R.A. Wheatcroft, and J. Borgeld.  2013.  Particulate organic matter export by two contrasting small mountainous river systems from the Pacific Northwest, U.S.A. Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences. 118: 1-23. doi: 10.1002/jgrg.20024 

Ouyang, Y, T. Leininger, and J.A. Hatten. 2013.  Real-Time Estimation of TP Load in a Mississippi Delta Stream Using a Dynamic Data Driven Application System Journal of Environmental Management.  Journal of Environmental Management. 122: 37-41.

Ouyang, Y., T.D. Leininger, J.A. Hatten, and P.B. Parajuli.  2013.  A STELLA Model to Estimate Soil CO2 Emissions from a Short-Rotation Woody Crop. Water Air and Soil Pollution 224 (1). doi: 10.1007/s11270-012-1392-1 

Choi*, B., J.C. Dewey*, J.A. Hatten, A.W. Ezell, and Z. Fan.  2012.  Changes in vegetative communities and water table dynamics following timber harvesting in small headwater streams.  Forest Ecology and Management 281:1-11.

Warrick, J., J.A. Hatten, G.B. Pasternack, A. Gray, M. Goñi, R. Wheatcroft. 2012. The effects of wildfire on the sediment yield of a coastal California watershed. The Geological Society of America Bulletin. 124(7/8)): 1130-1146

Hatten, J. A., M. Goñi, and R. Wheatcroft. 2012. Chemical characteristics of particulate organic matter from a small, mountainous river in the Oregon Coast Range, USA. Biogeochemistry, 107:43-66 doi: 10.1007/s10533-010-9529-z

Hatten, J. A., D. Zabowski, A. Ogden, W. Thies and B. Choi*. 2012. Role of season and interval of prescribed burning on ponderosa pine tree growth in relation to soil inorganic N and P and moisture. Forest Ecology and Management, 269: 106-115. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2011.12.036

Ouyang, Y., J. Higman, and J.A. Hatten. 2012. Estimation of dynamic load of mercury in a river with BASINS-HSPF model. Journal of Soils and Sediments, 12(2): 207-216. doi: 10.1007/s11369-011-0426-4

Zabowski, D., N. Whitney, J. Gurung and, J. A. Hatten. 2011. Total soil carbon in the coarse fraction and at depth. Forest Science, 57(1): 11-18.

Hatten, J.A. and D. Zabowski. 2010. Fire severity effects on soil organic matter from a ponderosa pine forest: a laboratory study. International Journal of Wildland Fire, 19(5): 613-623. doi:10.1071/WF08048

Wheatcroft, R., M. Goñi, J.A. Hatten, G. Pasternack, and J. Warrick. 2010. The role of effective discharge in the ocean delivery of particulate organic carbon by small, mountainous river systems. Limnology and Oceanography, 55(1): 161-171.

Hatten, J.A. and D. Zabowski. 2009. Changes in soil organic matter pools and carbon mineralization as influenced by fire severity. Soil Science Society of America Journal, 73(1): 262-273. doi:10.2136/sssaj2007.0304

Hatten, J.A., D. Zabowski, A. Ogden, and W. Thies. 2008. Soil organic matter in a ponderosa pine forest with varying seasons and intervals of prescribed burn. Forest

Choi, B., J.C. Dewey, J.A. Hatten, A.W. Ezell, and Z. Fan. Vegetation and subsurface hydrology in ephemeral-intermittent drains of managed, forested watersheds in the Upper Gulf Coastal Plain of Mississippi. Submitted to Forest Ecology and Management on September 22, 2011.(in review)

Choi, B., J.A. Hatten, J.C. Dewey, and A.W. Ezell. Impacts of three silvicultural prescriptions on sediment transport and water quality in headwater streams of managed, forested watersheds in the Upper Gulf Coastal Plain of Mississippi. Submitted to Forest Ecology and Management (in review)

Hatten, J.A. and others. 2011. Section 2: Forest Carbon Stocks and Flows, Subdivision: Carbon Trajectories in Forest Soils. pp. S16-S17. In Malmshimer, R.W. et al. Managing Forest Because Carbon Matters: Integrating Energy, Products, and Land Management Policy. Journal of Forestry 109(7S):S7-S50.

Goni, M.A., J.A. Hatten, R.A. Wheatcroft, J. Borgeld, G. Pasternack, A. Gray, E. Watson, 2010. Hydroclimatic and geomorphic controls on particulate organic matter in small mountainous rivers. Goldschmidt Conference. Knoxville, TN. June 13-18. Geochimica et Cosmochimica. Acta, 74(Supplement 1): A346-A346.

Zabowski, D., J.A. Hatten, G. Scherer, and E. Dolan. 2009. Chapter 4: Soils. p47-56. In. Agee, J. K. and J. F. Lehmkuhl (compilers). Dry forests of the Northeastern Cascades Fire and Fire Surrogate Site, Mission Creek, Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. USDA Forest Service Research Paper PNW-RP-577, Portland, Oregon.